It is with a broken heart that we announce the passing of our kind and caring Veronica Mary Coomber on December 11, 2023. Veronica joins her Mother, Constance Dowds, Father, James Dowds, Brother, Paddy Dowds, Niece, Katherine Rose Dowds, Mother in Law, Winifred Coomber, Father in Law, George Coomber, and sister-in-law, Barbara Dugard in heaven.
Veronica was born in Brighton, England on October 20, 1945. She was a talented hairdresser, starting her career at the age of 15. She met the love of her life, Brian Coomber at age 17, they married, then emigrated to Canada in 1967.
Veronica loved to dance and donned the title of the dancing queen, she loved to fill every room she entered with light and energy. She was a kind, caring and wonderful person, who felt she needed to give everyone she saw a little wave. Veronica has fulfilled many roles as a wife, mother, sister, aunt, Grammy, godmother, sister-in-law, friend. She was a Christmas fanatic and loved to celebrate whenever she could. She was the most caring person and always thought about others’ happiness and would do whatever she could to make a difference in someone’s life.
Recently, Veronica and her husband Brian, have enjoyed an adventurous life, joining the snowbirds in Florida to avoid the notorious Canadian winter. It was here that Veronica was able to spread her love of life to many more new friends and acquaintances.
We welcome our close family and friends to join us in celebrating Veronica’s wonderful life on December 15, 2023, at 2:00 pm at the Turner Family Funeral Home at 53 Main Street, Dundas, ON, L9H 2P7, We will also be hosting a virtual livestream of the service.
In lieu of flowers please donate in her name to a charity that resonates best with you.